Discovering Buddhism- Wisdom of Emptiness
Date 2006-07-11Source Discovering Buddhism ProgramRun time 12:00
Ven. Losang Monlam
The realization of emptiness is crucial for the attainment of liberation and enlightenment. Take this opportunity to enhance your ability to bring about this realization. Learn how to develop calm abiding and different methods to use in meditation on emptiness. Practice accumulation of merit and purification of obstacles - indispensable for generating realizations within the mind.
Various Topics Covered: Misunderstandings about emptiness; Avoiding the two extremes; Necessity for accumulation of merit and purification; Prasangika presentation of emptiness; Lama Tsong Khapa's presentation of the three levels of dependent arising; Causes and conditions; Parts; Imputation by mind; mere label; How to meditate on emptiness; Developing calm-abiding ; Dependent arising; Fourfold reasoning; Space-like emptinessl Three higher trainings